Our Regulatory section brings you developments affecting financial institutions and private equity houses.  We’ve included analysis of global standards such as Basel III.  We’ve split the channel into five sections to make our reader’s searches efficient: Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Middle East and Africa.  That way readers can quickly find what the precedent is in their chosen market.  Subscribers receive a regular email alert. 


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Asia Pacific

  • Key takeaways: FinTech Asia 2016: Navigating legal risk and regulation

    20 Oct 2016

    All the highlights from IFLR's first Asia fintech event. Topics discussed include the role of Hong Kong as a fintech startup hub, relationships with corporate partners, and cyber resilience and information sharing

  • China tightens debt-to-equity swap programme

    18 Oct 2016

    The government has moved to prevent banks from being directly involved in swaps, further restricting solutions available to tackle the country's mounting bad debt problem

  • Korea's P2P plans must be binding

    01 Sep 2016

    The country's regulator has taken its first steps in protecting its peer-to-peer loan industry. But the approach has been dismissed as lenient

  • China’s war on ‘channel lending’

    17 May 2016

    CBRC's latest crackdown on shadow banking follows last year's six-fold spike in debt receivables, which has further rattled the debt-ridden banking sector

  • Unleashing China's interbank bond market

    05 May 2016

    Foreign investors are worried about lack of legal recourse following an onshore bond default, according to speakers at ASIFMA’s China Capital Markets Conference last week

  • How quickly should the yuan be liberalised?

    03 May 2016

    At ASIFMA’s China Capital Markets Conference last week opinions differed on the pace at which the country's currency should be made freely convertible

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